09-06-2014 09-06-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2745B Boston
September 6, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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Southern Cheyenne Beaded and Fringed Hide Woman's Dress

$43,050$35,000
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2745B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 06, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Southern Cheyenne Beaded and Fringed Hide Woman's Dress, c. third quarter 19th century, the yoke stained yellow and with red pigment details, with multicolored geometric beaded detail, the bottom tabs with three rows of beaded and tin cone decoration, profusely fringed in various lengths, (minor tear), includes an elaborate custom mount, lg. 56 in.

Provenance: Skinner, Sale 2319, May 13, 2006, Lot 195.
Estimate $40,000-60,000


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